A previously unseen image of The Clash frontman Joe Strummer and a never-before exhibited portrait of the actor and photographer Dennis Hopper are being displayed for the first time in the National Portrait Gallery this summer. TheyShow More Summary
arthistoryclassmakesmewannacum: Peter Ilsted (Danish, 1861-1933), Self Portrait
Engagement portrait sessions can be awkward especially for couples who are expected to display their affection publicly and worse, in front of the camera. Often they feel uneasy and don’t know what to do, let alone how to pose. LeftShow More Summary
Have you ever started shooting a video in portrait orientation on your iPhone, only to quickly rotate into landscape mode after realizing the mistake? Once you’ve begun recording a video while in portrait orientation, it stays locked...Show More Summary
After a quarter-century in politics, Hillary Clinton is known for a host of positive qualities, and is criticized as often for embodying the opposite.
The entire project reportedly took around 90 hours to finish.
A wrenching portrait of New Orleans Saints hero Steve Gleason, who suffers from ALS, Gleason is the most stirring documentary in years.
Alexandra Pelosi’s first documentary, “Journeys With George,” painted a humanizing portrait of then-Gov. George W. Bush — not exactly what you’d expect from the daughter of a powerful Democratic dynasty (her mother is Rep. Nancy Pelosi). In the years since, Alexandra Pelosi has attempted to understand...
Rossetti, Beatrice, a Portrait of Jane Morris, 1879. Dante Gabriel Rossetti was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with William Holman Hunt and John Everett Millai...
Artist David Bayo demonstrates his painstaking process, as he creates a beautifully shaded portrait using his Rotring Rapidograph pen to place a seemingly endless flow of tiny dots. We’re not sure he actually counted to a million, but it’s amazing nonetheless.
What is dodging and burning? The techniques of dodging and burning are hand-me-downs from the days of the darkroom. The idea was to manipulate parts of an image while the paper was being exposed to light from the enlarger, where the negative was fitted. Show More Summary
It’s mid-summer and I have been doing a lot of underwater portrait photography lately…which has started me thinking that it might finally be time to upgrade my current DSLR underwater camera housing. I have been working with an inexpensive EWA Marine underwater DSLR camera housing for years (read my review here) – I love the [...]Show More Summary
Along with having a reputation for being “boring,” another portrait of Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine — Hillary Clinton’s VP choice — has emerged from those who have covered him and those who have worked him. He a nice guy who doesn’t seem to have an enemy in the world....
Vicki and Brooke are a mother-daughter team of artists. They operate Sister Golden, an online boutique of their marvelous crafts. The most fascinating among these works are their compositions made with pieces of flowers and other plants.
Donald Trump’s speech Thursday night at the Republican National Convention was notable for its tone. As my Post colleagues Philip Rucker and David Fahrentold put it, “Donald Trump painted a dire portrait of a lawless, terrorized nation.” How dire? Consider this: Trump’s speech was the most negative in tone of any convention acceptance speech since 1972. […]
A photo posted by Mary Beth Koeth (@mbkoeth) on Jul 21, 2016 at 1:13pm PDT “Off-Season Santas” by Toronto photographer Mary Beth Koeth is a wonderfully amusing, ongoing photo portrait series about the white-bearded individuals who don bright red suits and hearty laughs for children and adults alike throughout the holiday season and what they […]
The prolific artist Kenya Hanley creates portraits of food and pop culture figures.
[Content Note: Bigotry; fearmongering.]"It was a relentlessly grim and gloomy picture of America, built on thinly disguised racial distrust and paranoia. It was a portrait that was also essentially false....But portraying America inShow More Summary
Today is Prince George’s third birthday, and as is tradish, Kensington Palace released new portraits of his squashy little noodle face. (When will he be too old for me to call him a squashy little noodle? I am MUCH older than he is, so… doing some math… carry the four… add in the nuclear weight Read More...
In case you are wondering if Naomie Harris is floating around, looking perfect, in the midst of a heat wave…. …the answer is yes, absolutely. Read More...